enactment of constituent power in the Arab world the Palestinian case by Asem Khalil

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StatementAsem Khalil ; Institut du Federalisme, Fribourg Suisse.
SeriesPublications de l"Institut du Federalisme Fribourg Suisse. Etudes et colloques = -- Publications of the Institute of Federalism Fribourg Switzerland. Etudes et colloques = -- Publikationen des Instituts für Föderalismus Freiburg Schweiz. Etudes et colloques -- v. 47, Publications de l"Institut du fédéralisme Fribourg Suisse -- v. 47.
LC ClassificationsKMM732 .K53 2006
The Physical Object
Paginationxxiv, 303 p. :
Number of Pages303
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Open LibraryOL20698635M
ISBN 103719026124
ISBN 109783719026127

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The Enactment of Constituent Power in the Arab World. The existence of a constitution presupposes a constituent power, distinguished from other constituted powers, created by the constitution itself, and a constituent power presupposes the ability of a society to develop its capacity to act as a collective, in order to gain (or regain) an.

See Asem Khalil, The Enactment of Constituent Power in the Arab World: the Palestinian Case, PIFF, Helbing & Lichtenhahn, Introduction Constituent power is the authority to frame or amend a constitution. A constitution is a legal text which supersedes all others.

Khalil, Asem. The Enactment of Constituent Power in the Arab World: the Palestinian Case, PIFF, Etudes et Colloq Helbing & Lichtenhahn,pages.

Abstract: Constituent power is the authority to frame or to amend a particular text, superior to other laws, called the : Asem Khalil. Leading forces of a revolution endeavour to congeal its achievements, particularly the new distribution of political power, in a constitution that is superior to all other laws of the land.

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Most modern states have adopted written and rigid constitutions. The existence of a constitution presupposes a constituent power, distinguished from other constituted powers, created by the constitution itself, and a constituent power presupposes the.

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